Aetna Field Case Manager-Medical in Buffalo, New York
Req ID: 54547BR
Must reside in Buffalo, NY or Erie, NY
The RN case manager utilizes a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individuals benefit plan and /or health needs through communication and available resources to promote optimal, cost-effective outcomes
The RN case manager will identify potential barriers to care and develop an individualized care management plan using a holistic approach to assist members with achieving their identified health goals. Utilizing data to assist in identifying trends or issues with a focus on STARS measures, readmission risk and end of life issues.
Minimum of three years case management experience preferred
5 years clinical practice experience required
2 years of Home Care/Hospice Care required
Ability to travel within a designated geographic area for in-person case management activities
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Experience in using multiple online tools to capture care management plans.
The highest level of education preferred for candidates in this position is a Associate's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is required
Nursing/Certified Case Manager (CCM) is preferred
Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/4-6 Years
Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Home Health Care Ambulatory Nursing/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Discharge Planning/1-3 Years
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Explorer/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User
Flexible telework with in home member visits to members in Erie, NY
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
This position is telework based, with the opportunity to make in-home visits. Time management and organizational skills along with the ability to manage changing priorities are key to this position. Strong verbal and written communication skills plus proficiency with computers, navigating in multiple systems and web-based applications use of mouse and solid keyboarding skills.
Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.
We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.
Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.
We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.
Aetna takes our candidates's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.
Job Function: Health Care
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.